International Outreach

International outreach, worldwide partnerships, and the exchange of information and education are important aims of the Academy and its Foundation.

Opportunities

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2017-2018 Joint Meetings
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Since its inception, the AAO-HNSF has cultivated ties to national otolaryngology societies and similar organizations around the world. AAO-HNSF assigns great importance to these relationships, which collectively advance the otolaryngology specialty in ways no one society can achieve alone. 

The following 2017-18 Joint Meetings are conferences or meetings jointly organized or endorsed by AAO-HNSF:

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International Awards, Grants, and Scholarships
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The AAO-HNSF offers a variety of grants and scholarships to aid and encourage those who further the mission of otolaryngology on an international scale. 


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AAO-HNSF Annual Meeting & OTO Experience℠
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International Guests of Honor

We are pleased to announce that the International Guests of Honor for the AAO-HNSF Annual Meeting & OTO Experience℠ in Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A are China, France, Mexico and South Korea.

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AAO-HNSF International Symposium
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The AAO-HNSF International Symposium is a new Annual Meeting forum designed to showcase cutting-edge content, including Instruction Courses and Miniseminars, presented by international physicians. Click here to learn more.

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International Corresponding Societies (ICS)
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Past Coordinator for International Affairs, Eugene N. Myers, MD, developed a unique program of International Corresponding Societies which affiliate with the Academy on a peer-to-peer level. ICS leaders meet informally with Academy leaders for discussions on issues of mutual interest. The Academy Board of Governors is proactively exploring ways to assist ICS participants with their socioeconomic issues such as managed care, reimbursement, and defending their scope of practice.

Starting with the Spanish Society of ORL-HNS in 1997, the number of societies has grown to 64:

  1. Africa - College of Surgeons of East, Central, and Southern Africa (COSECSA)
  2. Africa - African Head and Neck Society (AfHNS) (No Website)
  3. Americas - Interamerican Association of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngoogy (IAPO)
  4. Americas - Panamerican Association of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
  5. Arabian Gulf - Gulf Cooperation Council of Otorhinolaryngological, Head and Neck Society
  6. Argentina - Federation of Argentinean Societies of Otolaryngology (F.A.S.O.)
  7. Asia-Oceania Association of Oto-Rhino-Laryngological Societies
  8. Australia - Australian Society of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery (ASOHNS)
  9. Bolivia - Bolivian Society of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
  10. Brazil - Brazilian Association of Otorhinolaryngology
  11. Brazil - Brazilian Society of Head and Neck
  12. Caribbean - Caribbean Association of Otolaryngology
  13. Chile - Chilean Society of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  14. China - Hong Kong College of Otorhinolaryngologists
  15. China - Chinese Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery Society (No Website)
  16. Colombia - Colombian Association of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck, Maxillofacial and Esthetic Facial Surgery
  17. Czech Republic - Czech Society of Otolaryngology--Head and Neck Surgery
  18. Dominican Republic - Dominican Society of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  19. Ecuador - Ecuadorian Academy of Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  20. Egypt - Egyptian Society of Ear Nose and Throat and Allied Sciences (ESENTAS)
  21. Egypt - Egyptian Otorhinolaryngological Society
  22. El Salvador - El Salvador Society of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
  23. France - French Society of Otorhinolaryngology
  24. Germany - German Society of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  25. Ghana - Otorhinolaryngology Society of Ghana (No Website)
  26. Greece - Panhellenic Society of Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  27. Honduras - Honduras Society of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
  28. Hungary - Hungarian Oto-Rhino-Laryngological Society
  29. India - Association of Otolaryngologists of India
  30. India - India Academy of Otorhinolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
  31. Iraq - Iraqi Kurdistan Society of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  32. Iraq - Iraqi Society of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
  33. Israel - Israeli Society of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  34. Japan - Japanese Society of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  35. Jordan - Jordanian Society of Otorhinolaryngology
  36. Kenya - Kenya Ear Nose and Throat Society (KENTS)
  37. Lebanon - Lebanese Society of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology and Head and Neck
  38. Malaysia - Malaysian Society of Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  39. Mexico - Federation of Otolaryngological Colleges and Societies of the Mexican Republic (FESORMEX)
  40. Mexico - Mexican Society of Otorhinolaryngology--Head and Neck Surgery
  41. New Zealand - New Zealand Society of Otolaryngology
  42. Nicaragua - Nicaraguan Association of Otolaryngology
  43. Nigerian - Society of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  44. Pakistan - Pakistani Society of Otorhinolaryngology - Head and Neck
  45. Panama - Panamanian Society of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  46. Paraguay - Paraguayan Society of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery 
  47. Peru - Peruvian Society of Otolaryngology and Facial Surgery
  48. Philippines - Philippine Society of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  49. Portugal - Portuguese Society of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  50. Rwanda - Rwanda Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery Society (ROHNSS) (No Website)
  51. Serbia - Serbian Society of Otorhinolaryngology
  52. Singapore - Singapore Society of Otorhinolaryngology
  53. Slovakia - Slovak Society of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  54. South Korea - Korean Society of Otolaryngology
  55. South Africa - South African Society of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
  56. Spain - Spanish Society of Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  57. Taiwan - Taiwan Society of Otolaryngology
  58. Tanzania - Tanzania ENG Society (TENT) 
  59. Turkey - Turkish Otorhinolaryngology and Head Neck Surgery Society
  60. Turkey - Turkish Voice, Speech, Swallowing Society
  61. Uruguay - Uruguayan Society of ORL
  62. Venezuela - Venezuelan Society of Otorhinolaryngology
  63. Vietnam - Vietnamese Society of Otolaryngology--Head and Neck Surgery
  64. Zimbabwe - Zimbabwean Society of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

To apply for International Corresponding Society (ICS) status, please contact Rebecca Dobbins in the International Affairs Department at international@entnet.org.